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AIR CANADA CENTRE

FACEOFF: 7 p.m.

TV: RSO RADIO: FAN 590

WEB: Damien Cox, Kevin McGran, Dave Feschuk and Mark Zwolinski will tweet live updates from the game. Follow along at thestar.com/sports

LEAFS INJURY

D Jake Gardiner (concussion)

SABRES INJURIES

F Nathan Gerbe (back surgery)

F Cody McCormick (finger)

SCOUTING REPORT

The Leafs and Sabres split six games last year. . . . The Sabres beat the Flyers 5-2 in their opener on Sunday, Thomas Vanek finishing with five points. … The Sabres are expecting G Ryan Miller to play about 36 of the 48 games this season. … Cody Hodgson is centring the first line between Vanek and Jason Pominville, who had three assists Sunday. … Rookie Mikhail Grigorenko is skating on Buffalo’s third line, but should see some power play time.

UP NEXT

Wednesday at Pittsburgh, 7 p.m. (TSN)

http://www.thestar.com/sports/leafs/article/1317634–buffalo-sabres-at-toronto-maple-leafs-monday-nhl-game-preview